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CNBC
Nov 12, 2012 3:00pm EST
abundance of shale oil in the u.s. actually bring about energy independence by the year 2020? we drill for the truth straight ahead. and how rich is rich? the president wants higher taxes for americans earning more than $250,000 a year. is that fair? or should that number actually be $1 million? and could this be the key to resolving the looming fiscal cliff? that and a lot more is still to come on the "closing bell." >>> if a budget is not agreed upon to avoid the fiscal cliff, the average middle class family will pay $2,000 more in taxes. >> that's right. crunch time is upon us. the markets and economy will be held hostage until lawmakers do reach a deal on the fiscal cliff, presumably between now and the end of the year. >> eamon javers is breaking down the plan. over to you. >> just before the break, you and bill were debating whether or not it's too early to start getting sweaty palms about in fiscal cliff problem in washington. as a guy covering capitol hill for almost 20 years, i can tell you it's never too early to panic about what washington might do. we do have some cer
FOX Business
Nov 12, 2012 3:00pm EST
the oil market has been this year and energy market in general, two key relationships. the first is between wti and brent. we have seen that thread work out to all-time highs. i believe right now december on december, is about $23. meaning the price of brent is $23 higher than price of wti. that can be explained by what came out of the report today. there's a shift taking place. obviously supply in the united states is at highs. and cheap oil in general is a very bullish thing for commodities. where cheap oil begins to become a problem like in 08 is if it's associated with weak economic growth. we need to keep that balance very close and watch that as we head throughout the week here. cheryl: john, one thing i will say as a caveat there is that the weather, which is always unpredictable looking like it is going to be a really rough winter, heating oil, things like that, are you making bets in those markets now? >> you know, it is funny because if you look at hurricane sandy and what it's done, i think short-term heating oil, reformulated gasoline, probably a bit of bearish component
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